Special Events

The City of The Colony hosts a variety of special events throughout the year. Check back regularly as new events are added as the year progresses.

      

  • Drive-In Move Night - October 18
  • Family Fright Night - October 25 - 26
  • American Heroes - November 8
  • Holiday In The Park / Parade of Lights – December 6

  • The Colony Christmas Spectacular – December 6 – January 3

 

Drive-In Movie

Drive-In Movie Night
Date: Saturday, Oct. 18, “Serendipity”
Time: 8 p.m.
Location: Stewart Creek Park, 3700 Sparks Road
Cost: Free

Fire up your chariot and burn rubber toward Stewart Creek Park for a date night drive-in flick featuring "Serendipity," rated PG13. This passion pit has limited space so come early; lawn seating will be available for late arrivals. Free park entry will begin at 7 p.m. and The Colony Parks and Recreation Department staff will be ushering vehicles to parking spaces based on vehicle height and arrival time. Turn your radios to 99.9FM and enjoy the true drive-in experience. Concessions will be available for purchase. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

Family Fright Night

Family Fright Night
Date: Saturday, Oct. 25 – Sunday, Oct. 26
Time:
4 p.m.– 9 a.m.
Location: Stewart Creek Park, 3700 Sparks Road
Cost: Varies

Don't miss the Eighth Annual Family Fright Night family Halloween campout at Stewart Creek Park. Join us for a haunted trail, tent trick or treating, costume and scream contests, scary movie, hayride, campfire, s’mores and great food. This event has limited enrollment and fills quickly, so don't delay. Registration begins October 1. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

American Heroes
Date: Saturday, Nov. 8
Time: Dependent upon activity
Location: Five Star Complex, 4100 Blair Oaks Drive
Cost: Free admission

The City of The Colony and American Legion Post 21 is once again proud to celebrate and honor all the men and women who are currently serving or have served our country at this all-day festival. Activities include a fun run/walk, car/bike/truck show, family entertainment, great food, live music, silent auction, patriotic Veterans ceremonies and an incredible fireworks show. For more information and specific activity start times, please visit www.SaluteAmericanHeroes.com or contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

Holiday in the Park & Parade of Lights& Baking Contest
Date: Saturday, Dec. 6
Time: Dependent upon activity
Location: Dependent upon activity
Cost: Dependent upon activity

This annual event, presented by The Colony Parks and Recreation Department, will make its way through town with a bang. All-day activities include: pictures with Santa from noon to 2 p.m. at The Colony Public Library, 6800 Main St. ($2 per photo); Parade of Lights at 5:45 p.m. (route begins at Peters Colony Elementary parking lot and proceeds west on Nash to Blair Oaks and then south to The Five Star Complex); Holiday In The Park at 6 p.m. at Perryman Park, 4930 S. Colony Blvd. Holiday in the Park will feature festive holiday music and performances, a holiday craft station and holiday baking contest. Saturday will also kickoff The Colony Christmas Spectacular light show at Central Fire Station. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

The Colony Christmas Spectacular

Date: Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 – Jan. 3, 2015
Time: Sunset – 10 p.m.
Location:
Central Fire Station
, 4900 Blair Oaks Drive
Cost: Free

 

The Colony Christmas Spectacular light show at is choreographed to music and can be seen every evening in December starting on Dec. 6 from sunset to 10 p.m. Tune your radio to 99.9FM to enjoy the music. For more information, please www.thecolonychristmasspectacular.com.   

2014 Expo Vendor Application

Planning a Special Event? Here is the information you'll need:

Special Events Guide and Submission Packet or you may call Inspections at 972-624-3160.

 

 
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